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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376(2)(f), Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 313-- Rape of 9 years old minor girl - Examination of accused - Serological report not put to accused u/s 313 Cr.P.C, and plea raised by accused that he is prejudiced in his defence - Contention first time raised before Supreme Court - Even otherwise, serological report being available, it was a failure..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, 366A, 420, 370A, 212, 34, 120B, Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act, 2012, Section 6, 8, Immoral Traffic Act, 1956, Section 4, 5, 6-- Rape of minor girl - Bail - Granted by High Court - Plea against grant of bail - Supreme Court would normally not interfere with such a discretion, unless it is found that the discretion itself is exercised on extraneous considerations and/or the relevant factors which need to be taken into..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 439, Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, 366A, 420, 370A, 212, 34, 120B, Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act, 2012, Section 6, 8, Immoral Traffic Act, 1956, Section 4, 5, 6-- Rape of minor girl - Bail - Granted by High Court - Plea against grant of bail - When bail is granted against principles of law, while undertaking the judicial review of such an order, it needs to be examined as to whether there was arbitrary or wrong exercise of jurisdiction by the Court granting..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2010
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306, 376, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 372, 377, Constitution of India, 1950, Article 136-- Offence u/ss 306, 376 IPC - High Court acquitted accused u/s 306 IPC - Conviction u/s 376 IPC maintained but sentence reduced to that already undergone - Appeal by National Commission for Women and not by State or the heirs of deceased - Maintainability - Held : (a) Supreme Court grants leave to..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2006
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 228A, 376, 376A, 376B, 376C, 376D-- Name of victim of rape - Not to be mentioned in judgment, be it that of Supreme Court, High Court or Lower Court...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2002
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 376, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 377(3)-- Rape - Minimum sentence of 7 years - Reduced by High Court without assigning any adequate or special reasons - Appeal against sentence to Supreme Court - Held, it is an appeal for enhancement of sentence...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2001
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 376-- Rape & murder of 3 years girl - Trial Court convicted and sentenced to death - High Court acquitted - Supreme Court convicted accused - Death penalty not imposed as accused was once acquitted by High Court though case is perilously near the region of 'rarest of the rare cases' - Therefore, death..........

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